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Ziebach County Sheriff
Sheriff Gary Cudmore

PO Box 309
Dupree, SD 57623-0309
Phone: 605-365-5177
FAX: 605-365-5204
Total staff:  2
Total deputies:  1
Jail:  Contracts jail services

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Sheriff Gary Cudmore took office in January 2015.  Prior to taking office he had been in law enforcement for over 23 years.  Five years as a Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe police officer and another 2 years as a patrol sergeant.  Sheriff Cudmore then worked 16 years as a deputy sheriff for Ziebach County before being elected as Sheriff.  He is a member of the Dupree Volunteer Fire Department and South Dakota Sheriffs’ Association.  Ziebach County covers 1,971 square miles and has a population of 2,834.